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Tag: branch banking
6 December 2016 - 10:32, by , in Industry Trends, Press, No comments
This article by Brookline Branch Services associate Gianna Whitver and Peak Performance consultant Guenther Hartfeil was originally published in BAI Banking Strategies on December 1, 2016. In an age of new channel investment, banks must restructure physical distribution and unlock value from hard assets in branches. Almost all banks have grown by acquisition, resulting in a...
9 May 2016 - 12:07, by , in Industry Trends, No comments
By now you’ve probably heard about the FASB lease accounting changes. People are upset. Retailers and lessees across the country will soon need to recognize leases on their balance sheets as liabilities, removing the beloved option to footnote long-term lease obligations. With all this moaning and groaning, wouldn’t it be nice if someone had good...
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27 April 2016 - 17:21, by , in Industry Trends, No comments
CoStar recently reported on Citigroup’s prediction that one-third of US bank branches will be closed in 10 years. Citigroup blames FinTech for this, and suggests that automation will be one of the main factors involved. Antony Jenkins, former chief executive of Barclays, has a similar prediction: “The number of branches and people employed in the financial services sector may...
8 April 2016 - 17:39, by , in Industry Trends, No comments
 Our last post described how bank failure rates are performing so far in 2015-2016. In this post, we go into more detail about the 8 US banks that have failed since January 1st, 2015. The smallest of the failed banks, Washington’s Hometown National Bank, held only $3.8 million in assets before closing. The largest, Bank of...